What We Do

Established in 2002, we are one of the UK's leading independent companies providing economic and social research, analysis and consultancy advice.  Our clients are from the public, private and third sectors.  Our services range from research and policy advice, through to project appraisal, impact assessment and evaluation.

Our approach is to work in partnership with our clients.  We aim to be their consultant of choice for expert advice, timely support, innovative thinking and realistic, affordable and workable strategies and plans.  We support our clients to improve performance, access funding, develop strategic plans, meet reporting requirements for government organisations, agencies and funding bodies, and provide strategic, operational and action-oriented support.



Business Cases and Funding
Economic and Social Impact and Appraisal
Performance Measurement and Evaluation
Evidence and Research
Strategy and Policy Development


Our Expertise

Our Clients

We advise and help government, agencies and partnerships, the private sector and the third sector to improve people's quality of life and economic well-being. We are proud of our extensive client portfolio, which includes Government Departments, the Homes and Communities Agency, Local Authorities and Partnerships, Urban Regeneration Companies and Economic and Social Development Agencies, Community and Voluntary Sector Organisations, National and Local NHS Boards, and Research and Education Organisations as well as Private Sector Developers and other interests.

Who are our clients?